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Administrator backs Airport Masterplan
5 May 2021
One of the last moves by Central Coast Council Administrator, Dick Persson AM, was to approve the development of a Masterplan for Warnervale Airport. In an 8-point Resolution the Chief Executive Officer was authorised to publicly exhibit the draft Masterplan and Plan of Management and once completed negotiate and execute agreements that will enhance and promote better utilisation of the Central Coast Airport at Warnervale. Also, that Council authorise the CEO to immediately suspend the ...
Borg acquires 19-hectares at Mount Penang Parklands
5 May 2021
The NSW Government has announced the development of a major site in Mount Penang, with the Borg Group securing 19 hectares of land for an undisclosed amount. The locally owned Borg Group is a major employer on the Central Coast. Hunter and Central Coast Development Corporation (HCCDC)  owns and operates the Mount Penang Parklands. This is the second significant sale at Mount Penang, with HCCDC also selling land to the locally-owned and operated Stevens Group for a staged developm...
Local economy needs attention
9 April 2021
This month CCBR starts a new segment, the Central Coast Economy. Going back ten years and beyond the Hunter Valley Research Foundation produced a half yearly Economic Indicators for the Central Coast. It ran from 1993 until the newly elected Liberal Government stopped funding it. In the Hunter it is now run by the University of Newcastle and funded by business and local councils and quarterly economic reporting continues very valuable service for that region. The Central Coast Economi...
The Hunters - DiJones Central Coast
9 April 2021
Over three generations and multiple brand evolutions, the Hunter family has raised the benchmark for real estate on the Central Coast founded on a philosophy of always putting clients first. In fact, every business decision made since Norman and Mervyn Hunter opened the doors of their Avoca Beach real estate agency in 1951 has been focused on this philosophy together with a strong community ethos handed down from father to sons. The Hunter family's real estate brand has evolved ever...
New era for Erina as medical services takeover
9 April 2021
Until the late 1980s Erina was a place that you passed through on the way from Gosford to Terrigal and The Entrance and was mostly a light industrial area. That changed with the opening of Erina Fair in 1987 and Fountain Plaza about the same time which set the suburb on the path to being a strong commercial / retail area. Over the next 30 years Erina Fair expanded as did Fountain Plaza and the precinct surrounding it. By early 2000 Erina was home to the business banking and retail bran...

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